Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois on January 5, 1971 · Page 10
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B-2 Alton Evening Telegraph Tuesday, January r_. 1971 THE JACKSON TWINf By Dick Brooks . PLITAT ! US /\O- ITS -MIL HF-TT! V &. •;. *_, yr< It? F?OV ALOfV-3 i'O . FO Fll I. I I"", irj r -N -. / MV SON SAV5 HE GOING TTO BE /' FWrn.E /•••vMrJ'3 WAS USER TO LMNG KERRY DRAKE By Alfred Andriola MOOSE By Bob Weber /V\V 'DOLLS OF ALL NATIONS COLLECTION IS MISSING OKIE. NOW WHERE DID (OH, VE/XH AAV ESKI/AO DOL.L, / THE WIZARD OF ID By Parker an<i 13 4 t LANCELOT By Coker & Penn /OF CCW5E I PO, LORI I I THEV RE JU £ r r PERFECT 1 'THBfiE LITTLE (?A5£AL;> N ^y.-v^HOULP TR'AVEL A MIU6 ! il i''-'irT ^ i"; r- T-^ $ TIGER By Bud Blake You MAY HAVE TOO THE SMITH FAMILY _ mlnt.(;'»n Mir S.ml-—'- '— By Mr. and Mrs. George Smith KO,rMNOl'C»Ol^&-VO \o TO: / ANP SHE J ~-J WANTED THE YOU SEE,SREG FLORIN WAS ) NAME AS WELL ENGAGED TO THE DAUGHTER < /AS rHESAME, OF HIS FATHER'S BUT HE WAS..PLAYING AROUNP WITH EVA By Peter Hoffman 'THAT'S RIGHT MR PRAKF.' SHE THREATENED "So ONE DAY HP TOOK HFR SKIING.. 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In ease of d 11 p I i c a 1 e questions, the author will decide the winner. Today's winner ir,: Jon Orr, 11, Columbus, Ohio Did you know that when the French tried lo build a Panama canal, they had to give up chiefly because the construction c r e w s were struck down by yellow fever? In 1000, Walter Heed discovered the cause of yellow I'evei- and how it wa strans- mited. As a result, work on the canal was able to be done and the canal was completed in 1014. Yellow fever is an acute disease in which the patient has fever, jaundice, and vomiting. If it is an isolated case, the attack may be mild and the patient is fairly certain to recover. But if there is an epidemic of yellow fever, as many as 50 per cent of the patients may die. Yellow fever is caused by a virus which attacks the liver chiefly. The liver cells are extensively damaged, which results in jaundice. In fact, it is the yellow to brown color of the skin which gives the disease its name. The virus is transmitted by mosquitoes. The female mosquito of a certain species sucks the blood of a person with yellow fever during the first three days after that, person became infected. After about twelve (lays, the virus in the mosquito becomes infective. Then when it bites a person who is not immune to yellow fever, that person will develop the disease. There is no drug that can cure yellow fever, so prevention is what is important. There is a vaccine that makes people immune to yellow fever. Also, once a person has it, he is immune. And of course, mosquito control in those areas where yellow fever is found, is also a way to prevent it. OONT FORGET MRS DINNER P/ARTY FOR US TOMORROW NK3HT..,/AND N6ED TO TBLL YOU SHE'S / THE MRS. MARCUS DUN / A.A/AY OFF TO ONE /AT THE COCKT/ML PARTY, By George Sixta GET HIS LEASH we'U- BE AWAY TWO DAYS.. -THERE WHOSE NO ONE HERE TO_TAKE CARE ON6 OF US HAS GOTTO GO/ THERE'S NOT ENOUGH ROOM ._, 'N THIS HOUSE FOR TWO DOGS QUINCY By Ted Shearer PUT I SURELY AIN'T GO... 0.k.,QUlMCy; I'll GO TO THE MOONl WITH YOU.. HENRY By Carl Anderson True Life Adventures I-'UN TIMK The Kldfllr. Box 1. What fish is made of precious metal? 2. What fish is a royal fish? :i. What fish is a household pet? ANS.VKRS 1. Goldfish. 2. Kingfish. :i. Catfish. HUMQK.V HORNED OWL- THINKS THAT THE •BELOW TOO T<0 TAdKL-E. Wnh \VorW Rii|l,ls Rr.f 's A SHAJ-L. TslC3T CAT.... FUNNY BUSINESS By Roger Bollen feeu/o<& ...SHE Keeps \ PACKlM<g. RUM ) ^cAKs i _; Olio Aniwtf to Previous Puzil* j IHitrllmlnl I.) KITIK Kraluri.) 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